Caramelized Condensed Milk

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It was a sweltering summer day in north Queensland, the kind of day where the heat is so intense that it feels like it’s suffocating you. The sun was beating down mercilessly, and the humidity was at an all-time high. The air was thick and heavy, making it hard to breathe, and the sky was a deep, hazy blue. The locals knew that this kind of weather was a sign that summer had truly arrived, and that it was going to be a long, hot season.

It was on one of these scorching days that the family realized that something was amiss in their pantry. They had been going through their supplies, preparing for a big move to a new home, when they came across a tin of condensed milk. It was a staple in their household, and they always had a few cans on hand for baking and cooking. But as they picked up the can, they noticed that something was different. The label was missing, and the can felt warm to the touch.

Curious, they opened the can and found that the condensed milk had turned into a thick, gooey caramel. It was a strange sight, and they couldn’t understand how it had happened. They soon realized that the intense heat and humidity of the summer had caused the can to overheat and the milk inside to caramelize.

At first, they were disappointed. They had been looking forward to using the condensed milk in their baking and cooking, but now it was unusable. But then they remembered that caramelized condensed milk was a delicious treat in its own right. They decided to use it in biscuits, and the results were delicious. The biscuits were sweet and buttery, with a rich, caramel flavor that was truly irresistible.

In the end, the family realized that the caramelized condensed milk was a sign of the harsh summer weather in north Queensland. But it also served as a reminder that even when things don’t go as planned, there’s always a silver lining. And in this case, it was a delicious one.

The recipe is for making caramelized condensed milk, a delicious and versatile treat that can be used in a variety of desserts. The recipe is simple, using only one ingredient which is a can of sweetened condensed milk, and the process is baking it in the oven for 1 hour and 30 minutes. The resulting caramelized condensed milk can be stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 2 weeks and it can be used as a spread, filling or a topping in many desserts. This recipe is a delicious way to add a touch of sweetness and richness to your desserts.

Caramelized Condensed Milk Recipe


1 (14 oz) can sweetened condensed milk


Preheat your oven to 425°F (220°C).

Remove the label from the can of condensed milk and place it in a baking dish.

Cover the dish with foil and place it in the oven.

Bake for 1 hour and 30 minutes, or until the condensed milk turns a deep golden brown color.

Remove the can from the oven and let it cool completely before opening.

Once cooled, open the can and scoop out the caramelized condensed milk.

Nutrition Information:

Serving size: 2 tablespoons (30g)
Calories: 150
Fat: 4.5g
Saturated Fat: 2.5g
Cholesterol: 10mg
Sodium: 60mg
Carbohydrates: 26g
Protein: 3g


Caramelized condensed milk can be stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 2 weeks.

How to serve:

Caramelized condensed milk can be used as a spread on toast or pancakes, a filling for cakes or pastries, or as a topping for ice cream.

Recipe Notes:

  • Be very careful when handling the hot can of caramelized condensed milk, as it will be extremely hot and can cause burns.
  • Make sure to use a deep baking dish, in case the can leaks while baking.
  • Keep an eye on the oven while the can is baking, as the cooking time can vary depending on the oven.
  • Avoid using low-fat or fat-free condensed milk, as they tend to not caramelize as well as regular condensed milk.

This recipe is a simple way to make caramelized condensed milk, it can be used in many desserts like cakes, ice cream and pastries. Keep in mind that this recipe uses a can of sweetened condensed milk, which is already sweet, so it’s not necessary to add any additional sugar. Enjoy!